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Publio J. Briones III
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Briones: I’m not impressed
THE chief implementer of the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Infectious Diseases who was recently here in Cebu allegedly praised the Cebu City Quarantine Center when he visited the facility at Block 27 in the North Reclamation Area.Of ...
From 24 days ago
Briones: Holding on to summer
WELL, just hold your horses.I know it has been raining cats and dogs—okay, maybe I exaggerate, but after a three-month dry spell it does seem that way—but, our weather bureau Pagasa said we’d just have to wait another week before ...
From 27 days ago
Briones: For country
IT’S disgusting.That vile and degrading website PornHub is back after more than a two-month absence.How do I know this? Well, I checked, of course.I have taken it upon myself to look after public mores. I make sure these are not ...
From 29 days ago
Briones: Unnecessary show of force
I COULD write about the recently passed anti-terrorism bill. Then again, I don’t know much about it save for the provisions, which Cebu City North District Rep. Raul del Mar said should be corrected because these worried him.But hey, the ...
From 31 days ago
Briones: Being oblivious
PEOPLE take to the streets. A peaceful protest suddenly turns violent. There is looting, Buildings are set on fire. Civilians confront authorities. Or is it the other way around? It doesn’t matter. Chaos ensues while the whole world looks on ...
From 34 days ago
Briones: Moving on
I UNDERSTAND why some people are apprehensive about “opening up” Metro Cebu under general community quarantine (GCQ).After all, the reason the whole country and most of the world were forced to a standstill remains in our midst.Yes, I’m talking about ...
From 36 days ago
Briones: To extend or not to extend
RESIDENTS of Cebu City deserve a heads-up about their fate after the weekend. It's the least the administration of Mayor Edgardo Labella can do after it placed the city under a state of enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) two months ago, ...
From 40 days ago
Briones: Coming home
WHAT a journey it must have been.For many repatriated overseas Filipino workers (OFWs), they travelled thousands of kilometers to get home to an unknown future.But for Cebuanos and other Filipinos who don’t live in the National Capital Region or Luzon ...
From 43 days ago
Briones: Managing the fear pandemic
IT needed to be said in a language that people could understand.And that’s what Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia did during her regular press conference on Friday night, May 22, 2020.Those who watched might have noticed the relaxed atmosphere, convivial even, even ...
From 45 days ago
Briones: That same old feeling
Lugubrious.The word was on my mind when I woke up Wednesday morning, May 20, 2020.I wasn’t even sure how to spell it or what it meant but I knew the word existed. So I made a mental note to look ...
From 48 days ago